The Prince Of Wales (1929)

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    The Prince of Wales meets Working Class people of, Northumberland and Durham. Full titles read: "THE PRINCE OF WALES - sees for himself the terrible conditions of distress in colliery districts of Northumberland and Durham...." L/S's of Working Class men and women standing outside gateway shabby terraced bungalows. L/S of the Prince of Wales (King Edward VIII, Duke of Windsor) chatting to some of the residence. L/S of the Prince entering and exiting one of the houses. M/S of the Prince standing next to scruffy shabby man in overcoat. Group shots of Working Class men, many are wearing flat caps. Several L/S's of the Prince exiting houses with other officials. Intertitle reads: "I have been deeply touched by what I have seen" -...The Prince. Group shots of the Prince standing with and talking to men, women and children. Intertitle reads: "I am determined to do what I can for the people." -...The Prince L/s of women and kids standing outside building on the roadside 90,000 historic films, all SEARCHABLE on YouTube at: Join us on Facebook at: Tweet us @britishpathe FILM ID:776.31
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    Newcastle University (Youtube)
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    Resource type: Video
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 8 years, 5 months ago
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